John Clayton Gwinn

John Clayton Gwinn

John Gwinn, age 59 of Jefferson, Wisconsin died Sunday, September 2, 2012 at the Hess Memorial Hospital in Mauston, Wisconsin.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 4:00 P.M. at the Conway-Picha Funeral Home in Lyndon Station, Wisconsin with Reverend Steven Keller officiating. Visitation will be held at Conway Picha Funeral Home on Thursday from 1 P.M. until the time of service at 4 P.M.

John was born May 14, 1953 in Orlando, Florida the son of James and Helen (Harrison) Gwinn. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged. In April of 1976 he married Susan Carroll in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. John loved fishing, hunting, spending time with grandchildren, picking on people in a good way and “grumbling”.

John is survived by his wife, Susan; sons, John (Kelly) of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin and William of Jefferson; his mother, Helen of Milwaukee; brothers, James and Gilbert “Joe” (Sarita) of Milwaukee; a sister, Nancy Gwinn of Milwaukee; 3 grandchildren; and his beloved dog, Goofy. He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Mary Ann.